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INORGANIC COMPOUND [1 record]

Record 1 2016-08-31

English

Subject field(s)
  • Chemistry
DEF

[A] compound that does not contain carbon.

OBS

inorganic compound: term used at the Canadian Grain Commission.

OBS

inorganic compound: term standardized by Environment Canada and the Translation Bureau for use in the Black Carbon Inventory.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Chimie
DEF

Substance chimique qui ne provient pas en général de processus vitaux [...]

OBS

[...] sels et substances chimiques qui ne renferme pas de carbone.

OBS

composé inorganique : terme en usage à la Commission canadienne des grains.

OBS

composé inorganique : terme normalisé par Environnement Canada et le Bureau de la traduction dans le cadre de l'inventaire de carbone noir.

Spanish

Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Química
DEF

[Compuesto] que no tiene carbono entre los elementos que lo constituyen.

OBS

[...] suelen incluírse entre los compuestos inorgánicos los derivados del ácido carbónico.

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